Class Actions Weekly Roundup from Top Class Actions

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Walmart Class Action Claims Glucosamine Tablets are Mislabeled

Walmart has been hit with a class action lawsuit claiming that their store brand glucosamine tablets are mislabeled. Plaintiffs Cynthia Parker, Reba Garth, Margaret Herrin, and Shirley Reinhard allege that Walmart misrepresents its store-brand glucosamine sulfate dietary… Read More

Sorin 3T Heater Cooler Lawsuit Alleges Serious M. Chimaera Bacterial Infection

An Indiana man has filed a Sorin 3T heater cooler lawsuit against LivaNova PLC, alleging their cardiac heater cooler device had caused him to develop a potentially fatal infection. The claimant filed the Sorin 3T heater cooler… Read More

Coca-Cola Seeks Dismissal of Diet Coke Class Action Lawsuit

Coca-Cola asked a New York federal court to toss a class action lawsuit alleging the company’s use of the name “Diet Coke” is misleading. The company argues that claims against its use of the word “diet” in… Read More

Couple Files Stryker Hip Recall Lawsuit Over Metallosis Complications

Thousands of hip implants were affected by a Stryker hip recall after they were linked with serious complications, including metallosis. Some patients affected by these major side effects have turned to litigation, hoping to regain some… Read More

Facebook Class Action Challenges Facial Recognition Technology

Facebook faces a new class action lawsuit alleging that the social media site captured and stored biometric information of non-users in violation of Illinois state law. Plaintiff Clayton Zellmer argues that Facebook broke state law by… Read More

Woman Alleges Bleeding While Taking Xarelto in Lawsuit Against Drug Makers

A woman who allegedly suffered bleeding while taking Xarelto has filed a lawsuit against the makers of the anticoagulant drug. Plaintiff Emmy L. filed the Xarelto lawsuit in Louisiana federal court, joining a growing multidistrict litigation (MDL) against… Read More

Arthrex Knee Replacement Causes Injuries, Patients Claim

Knee replacement surgery is one of the most common surgical procedures in the U.S., but some patients who have received a knee device like the Arthrex knee replacement alleged that they suffered serious complications. In some cases, Arthrex… Read More

United Industries Can’t Escape Spectracide False Ad Class Action Lawsuit

Last week, a California federal judge denied a bid by herbicide maker United Industries Corp. to dismiss a false advertising class action lawsuit after finding it possible that reasonable consumers would be misled by the labeling… Read More